La Vie En Rose, 1946

Édith Piaf, born 96 years ago today.

Édith Piaf (19 December 1915 – 11 October 1963), born Édith Giovanna Gassion, was a French singer and cultural icon who became widely regarded as France’s greatest popular singer. Her singing reflected her life, with her specialty being ballads. Among her songs are “La Vie en rose” (1946), “Non, je ne regrette rien” (1960), “Hymne à l’amour” (1949), “Milord” (1959), “La Foule” (1957), “l’Accordéoniste” (1955), and “Padam… Padam…” (1951). Wikipedia.

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One Response to La Vie En Rose, 1946

  1. thejjmgstin says:

    Les flonflon du bal is awfully good too :) I have a 2-disc set of Édith Piaf’s songs. Did you ever see the film “La Vie en Rose” (aka “La môme”)? It’s been on my Netflix queue for years.

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